Great Smoky Mountain Dog Show 2016

Come join us for Knoxville's premier dog show.  These events are expected to draw exhibitors and spectators from seasoned dog fanciers to local children dreaming of owning their first dog. It's a perfect time to enjoy the spectacular fall colors of beautiful east Tennessee. 

Spectator entry is free.  On-site parking available for $8/day.

Friday - Sunday November 4 - 6, 2016
 Chilhowee Park, Jacobs Building, 3301 East Magnolia Avenue, Knoxville, TN 

These events are sponsored by:

2930 Little Dug Gap Rd., Louisville, TN 37777
This show is dedicated to:
Nancye Lou Davis who passed away 5/10/16. She was the owner of Classic Clip Pet Grooming, a grooming instructor, and very dedicated to  the animals in her care. She was past president of the Knoxville Kennel Club, a judge, and obedience trainer. Nancy was a member of the TVKC for 43 years!
Saturday, and Sunday November 5 & 6, Two days of All-Breed Dog Shows - our 88th & 89th shows,
Three days of Obedience & Rally (accepting entries for All-American dogs enrolled in the AKC Canine Partners program),
 Jr. Showmanship Competition , 4 & Under 6 Months Puppy Competition,
National Owner-Handled Series - Groups and Best In Show
collieEast Tennessee Collie Club, Inc.
Two Independent Specialties Friday, Nov 4
& Sweepstakes with Show #1
Concurrent Specialty Saturday, Nov 5
Supported Entries Sat & Sun Nov 5 & 6
Concurrent Specialties Sat and Sun Nov 5 & 6
Supported Entries Sat and Sun Nov 5 & 6

tervAMERican Belgian Tervuren Club, Inc. 
Regional Specialty  (Sweepstakes & Veteran Sweepstakes) Saturday, Nov 5
Supported Entries (Sweepstakes & Veteran
Sweepstakes) Sunday, Nov 6

District Specialty  (Sweepstakes & Veteran Sweepstakes) Sat, Nov 5
Supported Entries Sun Nov 6


Sanctioned Events:span>
AKC Sanctioned 4 and Under 6 Months Puppy Competition - Saturday and Sunday
AKC National Owner-Handled Series
- Groups and Best In Show on Saturday and Sunday.
New Exhibitor Briefing
- Saturday only.  The briefing location & time will be posted in the Judging Programs.  Spectators are welcome to attend.

SPECIAL EVENTS  -  MEET THE BREEDS - Sat only    CANINE GOOD CITIZEN (CGC) TEST - Fri, Sat & Sun      Download Flyer <

There will be many opportunities to win prizes with "Chuck-a-Duck".  Arm Band Drawings for Gasoline Gift Cards will be held at various times throughout each day.   For more details, see Schedule of Events.

The shopping is always good at the Great Smoky Mountain Cluster (just in time for Christmas) with a large number of specialty vendors on site for the best selection and prices for collars, leashes, dog beds, dog and people clothing, shampoos, treats, and everything canine.     Vendor Registration